Period
to 28 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Wi-Fi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wi-Fi over the 6 months to 28 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
28 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 164 201 136
Rank change year-on-year +37 -65 +87
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 14 38 153
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.44% 0.68% 2.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.62% 5.41% 12.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15 38 148
Median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.74% +27.78% +4.65%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,775 £37,500
90th Percentile £63,250 £61,250 £56,050
North West median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +4.65%

Wi-Fi is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 387 702 1,248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 12.05% 12.64% 18.56%
Number of salaries quoted 324 581 1,110
Median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44% +15.38%
10th Percentile £25,800 £24,500 £24,950
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Manchester

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Wi-Fi in Manchester.

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in Manchester

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Wi-Fi in Manchester over the 6 months to 28 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 January 2021, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (35.71%) HP
3 5 (35.71%) LAN
3 5 (35.71%) WAN
3 5 (35.71%) Apple iOS
4 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (28.57%) Azure
4 4 (28.57%) VPN
4 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) VMware
5 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 3 (21.43%) NetApp
5 3 (21.43%) Apple
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco
5 3 (21.43%) DNS
5 3 (21.43%) DHCP
5 3 (21.43%) Juniper
5 3 (21.43%) Android
5 3 (21.43%) Law
5 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
5 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
6 2 (14.29%) BitLocker
6 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 2 (14.29%) Kotlin
6 2 (14.29%) Android Development

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Office 365
3 1 (7.14%) AWS
3 1 (7.14%) G Suite
3 1 (7.14%) IaaS
3 1 (7.14%) Mimecast
3 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) LAN
2 5 (35.71%) WAN
3 4 (28.57%) VPN
4 3 (21.43%) DHCP
4 3 (21.43%) DNS
5 2 (14.29%) Network Security
5 2 (14.29%) SAN
5 2 (14.29%) Skype
6 1 (7.14%) BGP
6 1 (7.14%) Bluetooth
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (7.14%) OSPF
6 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (7.14%) SSL
6 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
6 1 (7.14%) Wireless
6 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 3 (21.43%) Law
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (21.43%) Analyst
1 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Android Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) COM
1 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Handset
3 1 (7.14%) iPad
3 1 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Apple iOS
3 3 (21.43%) Android
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) VMS
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Change Management
2 2 (14.29%) Android Development
2 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) Matrix Management
2 2 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) IT Strategy
3 1 (7.14%) Line Management
3 1 (7.14%) MVVM
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery Management
3 1 (7.14%) Ticket Management
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) Kotlin
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCNA
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (14.29%) HP AIS
1 2 (14.29%) HP ASE
1 2 (14.29%) HP MASE
1 2 (14.29%) JNCIS
1 2 (14.29%) MCITP
1 2 (14.29%) MCSA
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (14.29%) NCIE
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) BitLocker
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 2 (14.29%) Firmware
3 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) HP
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) Apple
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) Juniper
4 3 (21.43%) NetApp
5 2 (14.29%) Becrypt
5 2 (14.29%) Brocade
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (14.29%) McAfee
5 2 (14.29%) MobileIron
5 2 (14.29%) Remedy
6 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
6 1 (7.14%) Meraki
6 1 (7.14%) Mitel
6 1 (7.14%) NETGEAR
6 1 (7.14%) Veeam
6 1 (7.14%) Wyse
6 1 (7.14%) Xamarin